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The Pennsylvania Evening Post

Towne, Benjamin; United States
Format
Journal/Magazine; Newspaper; Online
Description
v.
Later Title
Pennsylvania evening post, and public advertiser
Published
Philadelphia, Pa. : Benjamin Towne, 1775-1781.
Language
English
Notes
  • The first newspaper printing of the text of the Declaration of Independence (preceded only by the John Dunlap broadside) appears in the issue for July 6, 1776.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: KF4506 .A1 1776a: Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Gift of Albert H. Small, December 27, 2000.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Call number "Newspaper Paine Collection": This collection, which is arranged chronologically, includes scattered issues of a number of different newspapers, each containing a contribution by or about Thomas Paine. Search by call number or keyword to retrieve all newspapers in the collection. Richard Maass Thomas Paine Collection. Gift of Richard Maass.
Journal Frequency
Irregular
Publication History
Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 24, 1775)-v. 7, no. 759 (July 30, 1781).
Technical Details
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Special Collections

Stacks
Newspaper Paine Collection
1779:Jul.9
Special Collections
KF4506 .A1 1776a
1775:Jan.24,28-Feb.2,7-Aug.22,26-Oct.26,31, Nov.7-Dec.16
(Note: Includes supplements for July 11, Aug. 1, Sept. 8 & Nov. 4)
1776:Jan.2-Jun.20,25-Dec.31
(Note: Includes supplements for Mar. 26, June 15, Oct. 15 & 24)
1777:Jan.4-Dec.30
(Note: Includes supplements for Jan. 23, July 26, Aug. 9)
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Special Collections Declaration of Independence Room N/A Available Non-Circ.
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KF4506 .A1 1776a